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Poster: elbow1126 Date: Sep 30, 2009 5:08am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

You know, my wife found your little story about she and amosearle's wife beating us senseless with battery packs, since we would only communicate by keyboards, to be hysterical. Now if I tell her this she will find you to be charming too. I used to think that it would be best to limit her contact with this place because well, i don't think I need to explain. Now I am beginning to believe that she should stay away because she maybe fall under the spell of the Forum Ladies Man......

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Poster: William Tell Date: Sep 30, 2009 6:03am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

I think you can rest easy...somehow, whenever I attempt to relay something about this place to the wife, it loses quite a bit in translation...I bet the first instance of your doing so with your wife was pure happenstance and I won't fare so well the next time around.

I will say, though, L--this place is more and more "family like" in that the exchanges over "love and death" reveal our commonalities far more than in the past, it seems to me. Describing such "depth" (if that doesn't sound too corny) to spouses and so on makes alot of sense...I would be both petrified and overwhelmed if we were to ever actually have a Forumite Get-together with EVERYONE here.

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Poster: jglynn1.2 Date: Sep 30, 2009 6:50am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

Holy Mackerel PM WT, Are you about to go into Sappy Love Song writing Mode?

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Poster: William Tell Date: Sep 30, 2009 7:22am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

That's my underlying personality, it's true...I try to wrap it in bluster and humor, but I have always been the sappiest romantic you can imagine. I think that's how L knew he was right with the Will Rogers comment.

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Poster: elbow1126 Date: Sep 30, 2009 6:51am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

I think those two threads are the kind that bring the best out of this place. Interesting discussion about the music where no one is right or wrong. You don't get that from reviewing shows or posting a TDIH. Yes I know that the "love thread" (sounds like something from a Barry White forum, no?) was initiated out of jglynn's TDIH. However it popped up because he was discussing the history of a song and it turned out that the song generated more opinions that one might have anticipated (TLEO? who knew?). This is when this forum works best and one of the reasons that people always come back. I noticed a few names in those threads that we don't see posting that often. Sydthecat2 hasn't been around in long time. Who knows, if we keep it up maybe BryanE will return as well.

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Poster: William Tell Date: Sep 30, 2009 7:25am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

True; BTW, love the BWhite ref!

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Poster: skies Date: Sep 30, 2009 7:16am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

I think the only real forum ladies man is is Direwolf ,na !

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Poster: William Tell Date: Sep 30, 2009 7:25am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: CLIFF declared charming by those in the know!

Boy, you really have fallen for the pupster!

Watch out--folks around here feel sorry for me, so they tolerate my slobbering over Miss D (and she's sweet about it too), but this kind of emotional display is generally frowned upon. Can only lead to a fall. At least according to Marty Robbins, one of the biggest Western sentimentalists...

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